Creative Jewelry Project - How to Make Rainbow Coiled Wire Earrings within 15 Minutes

Summary: This tutorial is to show people another way of making earrings with wire step by step. Even beginners can learn to make this coiled wire jewelry instantly in 15 minutes.

Creative Jewelry Project - How to Make Rainbow Coiled Wire Earrings within 15 Minutes

Use leftover brass wire in a pair of handmade wire earrings. If you like working with wire and want to make it more professional, just try making jewelry with the simple and handy coiling technique, just like this pair of coiled wire earrings by using common pliers and a marker pen.

Supplies needed in the coiled wire earrings:

0.8mm Cooper Wire
Ribbon Ends
Earring Hooks
Side Cutting Pliers
Round Nose Pliers
Wire Cutter Pliers

Supplies needed in the coiled wire earrings

How to make the coiled wire jewelry?

Step 1: Prepare the brass wire. Cut one length of each color, about 15~20cm long.

Prepare the brass wire

Step 2: Align one end of the wires. Tape it and then clamp by a ribbon end as tight as you can.

attach the ribbon end

Step 3: Coiling the wires against the marker pen.

coil the wires against the pen

Step 4: Remove the pen and attach the earring hook.

attach the earring hook

Step 5: Repeat the processes above to make the other piece earring.

 make the other piece earring


finished coiled wire jewelry earrings

Actually, the original version of this coiled wire earrings is a pair of earrings made of ribbons, yet the pattern fits here perfectly as well. Just one tips that while clamping the wires with ribbon end, you’ll need to firstly anchor them with tape or something else to protect any part from slipping off. Hope you’ll enjoy making the coiled jewelry.

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Comments (2)

Jan 09, 2014 at 11:45 AM Rose Cooper

How cute is that? Happy new Year, Panda Hall